Nothing beats the thought of saying, ‘I Do’, against a cool coastal backdrop, which is why today on the blog we’re bringing you the *ultimate* UK beach wedding venues. Here are a handful of stunning seaside settings that will leave you feeling smitten…
The Ferry House
Oh, how we adore The Ferry House. A charming 16th Century wedding venue set in Kent, it is home to unrivalled views across the Thames estuary, bird and nature reserves and rolling farmland – so you get the best of both worlds with countryside and coast. If that isn’t enough to tempt you, the venue is renowned for its foodie-loving menu, with AA-rosette in-house catering and fresh produce grown in their kitchen garden. It’s hard to find something that isn’t utterly lovely about The Ferry House!
Tucked away behind sand dunes, The Gallivant is a luxuriously cool wedding venue offering complete exclusivity for your coastal celebration. You’ll also be spoilt with 20 exquisitely-designed bedrooms, a modern marquee and a beach that channels all the ‘Hamptons’ vibes. The beach itself is perfect for cocktails, canapés and mingling, not to mention those all-important couple portraits. For your wedding breakfast, you can feast on the finest food, made from local ingredients and produce thanks to their super talented chefs. Excuse us while we carry on daydreaming…
GG’s Yard at Laggan
Where rural meets luxury! Let us introduce you to GG’s Yard at Laggan, a 200-year-old barn boasting unbeatable views across the Solway Coast. The space is home to exposed beams, stunning brickwork, twinkling chandeliers and a glass front that perfectly showcases the sea views. You will have choice of ceremony space options – including their hillside option which really is a ‘wow factor’ setting. The team are rather fabulous too, so you’ll have everything you could possibly need for an epic beach wedding.
We are officially obsessed with Lusty Glaze – a beach wedding venue to boot! Crowned the UK’s Best Beach 2017 by the Sunday Times, this is the ultimate setting for a romantic barefoot beach wedding in Cornwall. This secluded, horseshoe-shaped cove is stunning no matter what the weather, promising a coastal haven for you to celebrate your love story with your favourite people
There’s something undeniably special about Tunnels Beaches, renowned as one of the coolest coastal wedding venues on the wedding scene. It is ideally located in Ilfracombe, a charming seaside town in Devon, set atop a rugged coastline with sea views as far as the eye can see. This glass-fronted wedding venue is seriously stylish, and has the option of an outdoor ceremony in their thatched gazebo that overlooks the beach. Here, you’ll be treated to jaw-dropping sunsets, unrivalled scenery and even the addition of a semi-resident seal as a wedding guest. What more could you want from a UK beach wedding venue?
A Wedding by the Sea
Romance fuses with coastal vibes at A Wedding by the Sea – a stunning wedding venue overlooking the historic harbour village of Charlestown in Cornwall. Here, you can marry to the sound of the sea at Marine Villa, a magnificent Grade II listed seaside villa that sits on the quay, with space for you and up to six guests. It’s luxurious, private and unbelievably picturesque – with accommodation for you and your loved ones to really make the most of your celebration. Long story short, it’s dreamy!
Watermouth Cove Weddings
Meet Watermouth Cove Weddings – where exclusivity is key! Nestled on the North Devon Coastline, this stunning wedding venue features a secluded cove, secretive caves, rugged rocks and spectacular sea views. From their Woodland Barn to The Beach House and Snug, the possibilities here really are endless. Little fact for you – Enid Blyton herself used the location for inspiration and filming for her Famous Five and Secret Seven stories, so you’ll get a little slice of history alongside your celebration.
Gara Rock Hotel
A coastal wedding venue that’ll instantly make you fall in love, Gara Rock Hotel has it all. Perched upon a secluded clifftop across from Salcombe, the setting has incredible views across Devon’s coastline, so much so, you and your guests will feel like you’ve stepped into another world. The friendly team will go out of their way to make sure you have a truly bespoke wedding, from ceremonies in the hotel to beautiful outdoor blessings. It’s true – Gara Rock Hotel has stolen our hearts!
Coastal Tents at Harry Warren House
Working in partnership with Coastal Tents Ltd, Harry Warren House is a majestic marquee wedding venue, with expansive sea views overlooking Studland Bay and steps leading down to a sandy beach. The team offer complete exclusivity of the grounds as well as a handy marquee package that takes care of every element of your celebration, while their recommended suppliers list will make you swoon. UK beach wedding venues don’t get much better than this – cue the heart eyes!
Beach wedding dreams really do come true at Titchwell Manor – a stunning wedding venue on the North Norfolk coastline. From small, intimate gatherings to extravagant and exclusive celebrations, the team will work with you to bring you a coastal celebration that you’ll never forget. This 4* boutique retreat is home to 26 bedrooms with a magnificent manor house, secluded gardens and a range of spaces for your ceremony. It is renowned for its unique love stories and yours will be no exception!
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